The first table below looks at the demand for Grunt skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grunt
Rank 180 184 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.12% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.99% 0.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £34,000 -
% change year-on-year
+13.97% -
Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
606 588 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.97% 14.33% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 517 523 491
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Grunt
North West

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Grunt across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Grunt Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Grunt
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Grunt across the Manchester region.

Grunt Salary Trend in Manchester

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Grunt also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Grunt.

1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Ruby
2 5 (62.50%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) HTML5
2 5 (62.50%) Sass
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Web Design
4 3 (37.50%) Marketing
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) SEO
4 3 (37.50%) Ant
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) HTTP
4 3 (37.50%) SVG
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Apple
4 3 (37.50%) Underscore.js
4 3 (37.50%) Semantic HTML
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5 Canvas
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) Facebook
4 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Grunt also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Grunt. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
2 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) Ant
3 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (25.00%) Mocha
3 2 (25.00%) PhantomJS
4 1 (12.50%) MSBuild
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (25.00%) QA Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (62.50%) HTML5
2 5 (62.50%) Sass
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) SVG
4 3 (37.50%) Underscore.js
4 3 (37.50%) Semantic HTML
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5 Canvas
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) XHR
5 2 (25.00%) REST
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
6 1 (12.50%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Social Media
2 2 (25.00%) iPhone
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Web Design
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) SEO
3 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Apple
1 3 (37.50%) Facebook
2 1 (12.50%) Sitecore